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25 -29 March 2019

32nd Annual Time and Voyage Charterparties

Negotiate charterparty contracts. Resolve common problem clauses. Maximize operational efficiency.

First-hand legal and operational know how for improving your charterparty agreements.

Time Charterparties Highlights

Understand common problems with the charterparty period

Decipher the complexities of implied and expressed margins, damages and last voyage clauses

A case study on the legal obligations under a charterparty agreement

Examine legal and jurisdictional clauses and claims against the vessel in this scenario based session

The charterer’s perspective on the charterparty

Get to grips with drafting the charterparty, deductions from hire and implied indemnity

Interactive features. Engaging role play sessions. Practical case studies.

There's a reason why Lloyd's Maritime Academy is the biggest name in maritime career development. Discover what the LMA experience can do for your career at the Time & Voyage Charterparties seminars.

Voyage Charterparties Highlights

What are the shipowner’s obligations?

Learn about duty of care and performance obligations of the carrier.

A case study on common voyage charterparty issues

Learn about cancellations, LOIs and freight payment in this scenario based discussion.

Calculating laytime & demurrage

Join this number crunching practical session on how to accurately calculate laytime and demurrage for dry cargo trade and tanker trade.

Event Statistics

Full days
Hours of unrivalled industry content
Expert speakers

Practical Sessions

  • Case study on legal implications under a charterparty agreement 
  • Interactive workshop on calculation methods for speed and consumption claims
  • Role play session on “An Inspector Calls - “Final & binding” quality/quantity determination clauses—are they really final?”
  • Case study session on common problems with voyage charterparties 
  • Practical session on laytime and demurrage

Who Attends?

Time & Voyage Charterparties provides essential guidance on contractual agreements for:

  • Ship owners
  • Ship operators
  • Charterers
  • Insurers
  • Cargo handlers
  • Lawyers

Both Events are CPD Affiliated!

The Time Charterparties seminar is worth 16 CPD points, and the Voyage Charterparties seminar is worth 12 CPD points.

Informa UK Ltd is an accredited trainer with the Solicitors Regulation Authority.



Lloyd’s Maritime Academy is the world’s largest provider of professional development courses and academic education qualifications for the maritime industry. Our exceptional programmes are carefully designed both in-house and in partnership with renowned educational bodies.

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